Social media provides a platform for businesses to easily connect with their customers, and if you're using it correctly it can produce a 100% increase your bottom line. A good blog should be looked at an extension of your business and a part of your sales time. Blogs can perform a multitude of beneficial tasks and provide a business with an additional source of income, increased brand recognition, and enhanced customer interaction.

Social networking gives people a powerful opportunity to get in front of big audiences in a short amount of time. With that kind of access to so many people, you find yourself facing new opportunities to attract ideally matched clients. In order to make this work using social media, you must have a clear plan.

Comment Marketing

What You've Been Doing All Along Now Has A Name!

One of the best traffic sources is to comment on someone else's blog, when that blog is on a relevant, related topic. It may sound counter-intuitive to raise up our competition but oddly enough it makes us look more authoritative when we do. There are several advantages to being strategic when commenting on blogs, news posts and in forums, so much so that this is now a formal kind of marketing - Comment Marketing.

LinkedIn For Business

5 Tools To Make Better Use Of Your Time Spent There

LinkedIn - the name is good. We all want to be linked in to whatever's happening; to be part of the "in" crowd has been most people's goal since junior high school! So, why is the social media site such a snore? It's bland, feels nothing but black and white and terribly dry. Do not allow yourself to think that way. People can see great results when they use LinkedIn for business: it is the best place online to build your reputation and position yourself as an expert.

When was the last time a recruiter called to tell you about a great job lead? If it's been a while since you've heard from a recruiter it's time to enhance your visibility. Learn tips to increase the odds that opportunity will come knocking at your door.

Many blog marketeers have an inherent interest in positioning blogs as the second coming, as the only marketing required in your mix, as all you need to succeed in selling your products, services, or indeed anything that you want to sell.

Of all the popular social media sites right now, LinkedIn is the one most purely focused on business. It was first set up as a way to billboard your resume; it remains the best way for professionals to find jobs and employers to find their next employees. So, when you come to LinkedIn imagine you have put on your best business suit and act accordingly.

LinkedIn For Business

How To Tell Your Whole Story, With Keywords

There are things you might not want to put on your resume, but all of it should go on LinkedIn. Partly because LinkedIn is a social network, and you want to present yourself as a whole person, but more importantly because your whole experience explains...

One of the main reasons that internet marketers fail with their AdWords campaigns is because they are lazy. AdWords is not a guided missile to riches that you can simply fire and forget. Like all things in life that provide a great reward, a successful AdWords campaign is something that you have to work at.

For any kind of success with social media marketing today, the focus is all on boosting your product's recommend-ability.You need to know very clearly why your current customers bought your product (or service) and the benefit they're getting from it. This requires a different kind of listening on social networks.